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Bonhams Motorcycle Auction to Las Vegas

Motorcycle Auction

Bonhams, the world’s leading auctioneer of motor vehicles, is excited to announce that it will host a new motorcycle auction in Las Vegas, scheduled for the afternoon of January 6th at the Imperial Palace hotel and casino located on the world-famous "Strip."

Adding to their roster of successful fall and spring sales at the Petersen Auto Museum in Los Angeles and the Quail Lodge in Carmel, "a new motorcycle auction to meet demand is a welcomed addition to our company", says Mark Osborne, head of Bonhams’ Motoring Department.

"The requests to host such a sale – and do it specifically in Las Vegas – have been overwhelming and we are delighted for the interest and opportunity."

With consignments from significant private collections, Bonhams’ January sale is expected to feature over 200 classic motorbikes from around the world.

In anticipation of this introductory event, Bonhams is offering preferential consignment packages until November.

To consign a motorcycle or a collection of motorcycles to the first annual Las Vegas sale, interested sellers may call 415-391-4000 or e-mail one of the following Bonhams motorcycle specialists:

Nick Smith:
David Edwards:
Paul d’Orleans:
Jamie Karrick:
Paul Duchene:

Auction Date/Time/Location

> Thursday, 6 January 2011, 1:00-6:00pm

> Imperial Palace, 3535 Las Vegas Boulevard (across from Caesar’s Palace)

For general information about the 217-year old firm of Bonhams and its 50 specialist departments worldwide, visit

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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